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CBWD RFP Winter Snow/Ice Management Services

Cowichan Bay Improvement District RFP: Winter 2020/2021 Snow/Ice Management Services for the Office Parking & Driveway.

Please click here for a printable copy.

CBWD Annual General Meeting Notice October 21, 2020 & Trustee Nomination Form

Dear Cowichan Bay Waterworks District Residents,

CBWD is holding its Annual General Meeting Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 7:00 pm.

COVID-19 Safety Measures following Provincial Guidelines for Social Distancing and Hygiene will be in place.  CBWD is asking residents who plan to attend the AGM to please RSVP to Cowichan Bay Waterworks District Office as there is a 50 person limit on public gatherings.

One Trustee position for a three-year term - CBWD is asking residents, if you would like to nominate a resident to please fill out a nomination form and submit it to the office by October 16, 2020 in order to promote safe participation and allow election procedures to be in place.

Please click here for AGM details and to print a Trustee Nomination Form.

We look forward to your attendance in person or virtually.

Kindest regards,

Cowichan Bay Waterworks District

CBWD Request for Proposal Audit Services for 2020

Request for Proposal for the Supply of Financial Audit Services for Cowichan Bay Waterworks Improvement District 2020.

Proposals will be received in the office up to 4:00 pm, Wednesday, October 14th, 2020.

For the full RFP Financial Audit Services for 2020, please click here. 

To view CBWD Audited Financial Statements 2019, please click here.


Request for Proposals Waterworks Operations and Maintenance Contract

Cowichan Bay Waterworks: To view the full description for the Request for Proposals Waterworks Operations and Maintenance Contract please click here.  Closing date is October 9, 2020.

Stage 2 Watering Restrictions in effect

Stage 2 Water Restrictions are in effect as of August 26, 2020.

Even numbered houses can irrigate on Wednesday & Saturday &

Odd numbered houses can irrigate on Thursday & Sunday

from 7am - 9am or 7pm - 9pm.

Please watch the website for updated water restrictions.

To view the water conservation details please click here!


Cowichan Bay Waterworks Customers - Office Re-opening

Dear Cowichan Bay Waterworks District Residents,

Cowichan Bay Waterworks District is pleased to announce, the office will re-open to the public starting Tuesday, July 7th at 9:00 am.

Regular Board Meetings: please be advised, due to the Coronavirus Pandemic the district's board meetings are being held outdoors (safe-distancing), if you would like to be a delegate, please call the office for further information.

Business Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Office Phone is 250-748-1687 or Email

In the event of an after office hours water related emergency, please call the office at 250-748-1687 extension 3 to leave a detailed message which will be immediately dispatched to CBWD Certified Water Operator.

Water Toll or Parcel Tax payments:

For your convenience, you can make arrangements with your bank provider and pay online or the CBWD office has a mail slot for cheques.

Please see below some website links from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, with some helpful COVID-19 information. 

References - Situation Summary:

Island Health Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Government of Canada Coronavirus disease 

BC Government Coronavirus be prepared & updates

Coronarivus (COVID-19)

CDC Handwashing Tips:

CDC Handwashing

Fight Germs - Wash your Hands!

Fight Germs - Wash your Hands!



Cowichan Bay Waterworks District

In the Event of an Emergency!

In the event of a water related emergency, please call the Cowichan Bay Waterworks District office at 250-748-1687 extension 3 will connect you with CBWD Water Operator!


Cowichan Bay Waterworks District